Model tackles plight of world's hungry

Feb 4, 2014

Model tackles plight of world's hungry

by Toshiyuki Inaba

Model Kurara Chibana said she felt devastated when she saw children dying of hunger in Zambia, Tanzania and other impoverished countries. To help tackle the issue, Chibana became the U.N. World Food Program’s ambassador against hunger for Japan in December after having served as ...

Models tweak skills for survival off the catwalk

Oct 10, 2013

Models tweak skills for survival off the catwalk

by Yo Nakai

Popular models are expanding their skill sets and pursuing interests outside the world of fashion to show there is more to life than strutting up and down the catwalk. One of them is Moe Oshikiri, 33, a model for the fashion magazine AneCan who ...